Library Assistant (Maternity Cover)

University Grade 4: £22,847 per annum
Length of contract: 
Maternity Cover - up to one year
Hours of work: 
35 hours per week
Full time / part time: 
Full time

St Hilda’s College seeks to appoint a full-time Library Assistant (Maternity Cover) from late September or as soon as possible thereafter. The Library Assistant acts as the first point of contact for students using the College library, at the issue desk, by email and on social media. They support the Librarian and Deputy Librarian in all activities associated with a busy academic library but are especially involved in book acquisitions.

To succeed in this role, a candidate would require strong written and verbal communication skills, experience in a customer-facing role and to be able to work flexibly as part of a team.

The Further Particulars give more information about the post and benefits offered by the College.

If you have any questions or would like to have an informal chat about this role, please contact Eleanor Kelly, Deputy Librarian:

To apply for this role please send a completed application form to Susan Vickery, HR Manager at

The closing date for applications: 9am on Tuesday 23 August 2022.

Interviews will likely take place on Wednesday 31 August 2022.